My Best Experience So Far… Grand Canyon

One of the most astounding things about studying abroad is how quickly you make great friends from all around the globe. Want to know the key difference between us Internationals and the Yanks, though? … Internationals are itchin’ for a good ol’-fashioned road trip. A few weekends into the semester, ten of us embarked upon … More My Best Experience So Far… Grand Canyon

My Best Experience So Far…Gold Coast, Australia

Studied at Griffith University, Gold Coast, Australia My year abroad was spent in Australia, and one of the reasons I chose to go there, was for the incredible diving opportunities the country has to offer. My best experience was definitely when I got to scuba dive for the first time, and snorkel on the Great … More My Best Experience So Far…Gold Coast, Australia

My Best Experience So Far… Singapore

Singapore My most vivid experience in Singapore was at the beginning of the trip, when we all went to the famous Raffles Hotel. I went with a group of course friends I had met after a heavy day of lectures. We had all been learning about colonialism, looking at how past structural and social changes still impact Singaporean culture. So when … More My Best Experience So Far… Singapore

My Best Experience So Far… BELGIAN NIGHTLIFE: Le 24 heures vélo

Louvain la Neuve, Belgium  Louvain la Neuve is a small town, specifically built for the French speaking university – but don’t let that fool you into thinking it is boring. Yes, the nightlife is not the same as in Leeds (or anywhere I’ve ever been for that matter), but that’s what makes it exciting for … More My Best Experience So Far… BELGIAN NIGHTLIFE: Le 24 heures vélo